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Press release - 07 Nov 2018
42 Countries will ‘Dare to Dream’ in Tel Aviv at 64th Eurovision Song Contest 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is excited to announce that 42* Members will compete to win the coveted Eurovision Song Contest trophy in Tel Aviv in 2019. The 64th Contest, organized by the EBU and...
News - 05 Nov 2018
EBU's Investigative Journalism Network helps strengthen Members' public service journalism 
The EBU's Investigative Journalism Network started as a pilot project in 2017 and has grown rapidly over the past 12 months. It's a key part of the EBU's Public Service Journalism Initiative. With the...
News - 25 Oct 2018
Licence Fee has never been better value 
Licence fees across Europe have never been better value. On average, the annual licence fee is 35-euro cents per day – far cheaper than most European pay-TV subscriptions.
News - 22 Oct 2018
Young Israeli conductor takes helm of BBC orchestra 
Omer Meir Wellber has been appointed as the BBC Philharmonic's new Chief Conductor as from September 2019. The 36-year-old succeeds Spanish maestro Juanjo Mena, who led the ensemble from 2011 until last August.
Blog - 16 Oct 2018
Alexa, set timer for zero minutes - it´s time to go to work! 
In the first of a new series of personal blogs from our Members on digital transformation, Swedish Radio's Tomas Granryd, Chairman of the EBU's VOX Group, looks at voice controlled devices and how public...
Press release - 16 Oct 2018
Code of Practice on Disinformation fails to tackle the scourge of fake news 
The EBU is urging the European Commission to ensure online platforms and advertisers put in place effective procedures and policies to tackle the scourge of fake news.
News - 15 Oct 2018
Euroradio to stream RAI Orchestra opening 
The opening of the RAI National Symphony Orchestra season on Friday, 19 October at 20.00 will be available to EBU Radio organizations for live streaming on the Euroradio platform.
Press release - 10 Oct 2018
EBU Members unite to commemorate 100 years since end of First World War 
EBU Members will come together in Paris on 11 November to commemorate the end of the First World War in a symbolic ‘Concert for Peace’ performed by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (VPO) and produced...
News - 09 Oct 2018
Don't forget to register for LTPS 2019! 
Time waits for no one, especially when it's about deadlines. Thursday, 1 November is the absolute last day for EBU Radio organizations to register their ensembles for the 2019 Let the Peoples Sing (LTPS)...
News - 05 Oct 2018
EBU experts highlight importance of independent PSM in Western Balkans 
Ensuring independence is the major challenge for public service media (PSM) in the Western Balkans. That was the conclusion of two days of debates held in Montenegro this week which heard from the top...